Aug 302017

Last week I finished my time working at Side by Side, and next week will officially be on staff with More Light Presbyterians. Wahoo! While I’m soooo excited about this new move, and am still trying to wrap my head around the fact that my job will soon be to communicate with faith community leaders on […]

Jun 152017

Six years ago I wrote this post about Father’s Day. I just came across it again and have to confess I have zero recollection of reading the poem or writing this post. True, it is short, but I typically remember things like that. My grief at the time was like a haze. In my experience, […]

May 292017
Glitter Jars

If you ever want to talk about the ways public discourse about legislation can impact the lived experiences of folks, let me know, because I see it every day. Whether it’s a discussion about bathroom access, violence against trans people, an election, or a Netflix series about suicide, I often see the subjects of daily […]

Apr 042017

Over the last couple of days, I’ve had this song running through my head:   Written and performed by Patty Griffin, the song is a tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr., and refers to his “I’ve Been to the Mountaintop” speech, which he gave on April 3, 1968 – the night before he was assassinated. […]